The Human Brain: An Introduction to Its Functional Anatomy
The Human Brain is a single-authored, core introductory neuroscience text that describes the structure and function of the brain and nervous system. The text covers the neuroanatomy that students need, with inclusion of clinical content providing real-life application to clinical neurologic disorders. Its readability and enhanced full-color illustrations make it a favorite among both students and faculty.
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